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For additional security, you can configure two-factor authentication (TFA) can be configured using with a free authenticator application like Authy.

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Two-factor authentication

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exceeds standard security practices by requiring more than a username and password for login access.

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The authenticator software generates a token that expires within 60 seconds. This token provides the additional layer of authentication required for login.

To configure two-factor authentication:

  1. Access your LoopCloud profile by logging in directly Log in to security.litmus.cloud.
  2. In Select Authenticator in your profile, select Authenticator.



  3. Download and install

    either FreeOTP or the Google Authenticator application

    an authenticator on your smart phone

    . Both applications are available at either

    from the Google Play or

    the

    Apple App

    Store

    store.

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    titleAuthenticator Applications


    FreeOTP

    Google Authenticator

    Authy

    Note
    Note: These applications do not require internet access to generate a one-time code.



  4. Open the authentication application on your smart phone and scan .
  5. Scan the barcode (or enter the key)

    that is

    displayed

    in

    on the LoopCloud

    's

    Authenticator dialog. 

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    The authenticator application
    will generate
    generates a 6-digit random number code.


  6. In the LoopCloud Authenticator dialog, enter the one-time code generated by the application

    and click

    .

  7. Click Save to complete the authentication

    setup

    configuration.

    Once configured,
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    Once you configure the authenticator, you will see a confirmation message
    will be displayed
    .


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Note
  • Once you set up two-factor authentication is set, you will need an extra set of verification credentials in order to to use the authenticator application to access your account after entering your username and password.
  • After you enter the username and password, the login will direct you to a screen to enter the one-time code generated by the application.


6. At login, after entering a username and password, enter the one-time code.